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CBS Public Lecture Series

Public Seminars and Commemoration Lectures
04.05.2017 State of the Economy as reflected in the Central Bank Annual Report 2016
12.05.2016 State of the Economy as reflected in the Central Bank Annual Report 2015
20.02.2015 A Public Lecture on, Virtual Currencies from a Payment Perspective by Mr Johannes Klocke, Senior Expert for Retail Payments of Payments, Deutsche Bundesbank on 26 February 2015 at 5.00 p.m. at the CBS Rajagiriya
28.01.2015 A Public Lecture on Sri Lanka s Journey towards an Innovation Driven Economy
29.10.2014 A Public Lecture on Current Challenges for Central Banks by Ms. Gill Hammond, Director, Centre for Central Banking Studies bank of England, UK on 29 October 2014 at 5.00 p.m. at the CBS Rajagiriya
07.10.2014 A Public Lecture on Strategic Location of Hambantotoa Port in the Silk Route by Mr. Agil Hewageegana, Director, Sri Lanka Ports Authority on 07 October 2014 at 5.00 p.m. at the CBS Rajagiriya
31.07.2014 A Public Lecture on Monetary Policy Coordination and the Role of Central Banks by Dr. Rakesh Mohan, Executive Director, International Monetary Fund, USA on 31 July 2014 at 5.00 p.m. at the CBS Rajagiriya
20.06.2014 A Public Lecture on “Nutrition: An Important Dimension in a Growing Economy” by Dr. D B T Wijeratne, Additional Secretary Ministry of Agriculture on 20 June 2014 at 5.00 p.m. at the CBS Rajagiriya
09.04.2014 A Public Lecture on State of the Economy as Reflected in the Central Bank Annual Report 2013 by Mrs. Swarna Gunaratne, Director of Economic Research, Central Bank of Sri Lanka on 9th April 2014 5.00 p.m. at the CBS, Rajagiriya
26.03.2014 A Public Lecture on Cyber Threats and Security for our Day to Day Life by Dr. Manodha Gamage Founder and Managing Director Intelligent Solutions and Consultancy Pvt Ltd on 27 March 2014 at 5.00 p.m. at the CBS Rajagiriya
20.02.2014 A Public lecture on Global Capital Markets, Opportunities and Challenges for Emerging Economies by Dr. Rene Karsenti, President International Capital Market Association, Paris on 20 February 2014 at 5.00 p.m. at the CBS, Rajagiriya
30.01.2014 A Public lecture on Assessing the Paradigm Shift in Sri Lanka’s Development of the Transport Sector by Prof. Amal S Kumarage, Department of Transport and Logistics Management, University of Moratuwa on 30 January 2014 at 5.00 p.m. at the CBS, Rajagiriya
19.12.2013 A Public lecture on Ancient Sri Lanka: Centre of the Global Economy:Archaeological Evidence by Prof. Osmund Bopearachchi Director of Research French National Centre for Scientific Research, Paris on 19th December 2013 at 5.00 p.m. at the CBS, Rajagiriya
28.06.2013 A Public lecture on The Future of the Commercial Banks in Emerging Sri Lanka, Prospects and Challenges by Dr. Ranee Jayamaha on 28 June 2013 at 5.00 p.m. at the CBS, Rajagiriya.
07.05.2013 A Public Lecture on World and Regional Economic Outlook by Dr. Koshy Mathai, IMF Resident Representative for Sri Lanka and Maldives on 07 May 2013 at 5.00 p.m. at the CBS, Rajagiriya
10.04.2013 A Public Lecture on “State of the Economy as Reflected in the Central Bank Annual Report – 2012” by Mrs. Swarna Gunaratne, Director of Economic Research, Central Bank of Sri Lanka on 10th April 2013 5.00 p.m. at the CBS, Rajagiriya
21.03.2013 A Public lecture on Financial Inclusion and Financial Literacy : Country Experiences, Measures and the Role of the Stakeholders by Mrs. Cheryl Bruce, Economic Adviser, Commonwealth Secretariat on 21 March 2013 at 5.00 p.m. at the CBS, Rajagiriya
28.02.2013 New era of Sri Lankan cinema, more than a dream: a strategic idea to develop cinema industry as a part of overall development plan by Asoka Handagama eminent film director and the director of Communications Department, at 5.00 p.m. at the CBS
16.01.2013 A Public lecture on The Role of Central Banks in Macroeconomic and Financial Stability, Global and Local Perspective by Dr. P Nandalal Weerasinghe, Deputy Governor, Central Bank of Sri Lanka on 16 January 2013 at 5.00 p.m. at the CBS, Rajagiriya
27.06.2012 Public Lecture on Tourism Industry in Sri Lanka: Growth, Strategies and Future Prospects by Dr. Nalaka Godahewa, Chairman Sri Lanka Tourism Development Authority on 28 June 2012 at 5.00 p.m. at the CBS, Rajagiriya
10.04.2012 Public Lecture on State of the Economy as Reflected in the Central Bank Annual Report 2011 by Mrs. S Gunaratne, Director of Economic Research on 10 April 2012 at 5.00 p.m. at the CBS, Rajagiriya
15.02.2012 Public lecture on Public Private Partnership for Infrastructure Development: Experience of Asian Economies, by Dr. Vikas Srivastava, Associate Professor, Finance Area Group, NIBM, Pune, India on 16 Feb 2012 at 5.00 pm at CBS
23.01.2012 Public lecture on Islamic Banking: A Systems Perspective, by Mr. Kazi Abdul Muktadir, Executive Director, Banking Supervision Group, State Bank of Pakistan on 26 January 2012 at 5.00 p.m. at CBS
17.11.2011 A Public lecture series on How Reformed is International Finance, Developing Countries and the Global Economy Today and Financial Markets and the State will be held on the 22nd, 23rd and 24th of November 2011 at 3.30 p.m. at CBS, Rajagiriya.
13.10.2011 Public lecture on Economic Impact of Nanotechnology: Opportunities for Sri Lanka by Prof. Veranja Karunaratne, Department of Chemistry, University of Peradeniya on 20th October 2011 at 5.00 p.m. at CBS
22.09.2011 Public lecture on, Come with me to the Monetary Policy Committee,Predicting Monetary Policy Actions, by Prof. Pierre L. Siklos, Professor of Economics and Director, Wilfrid Laurier University, Canada on 22nd September 2011 at 5.00 p.m. at CBS
15.08.2011 Public lecture on Banking Business, Crisis Management and Macroprudential Policy by Prof. Peter Sinclair, Professor of Economics,University of Birmingham, UK on 18th August 2011 at 5.00 p.m. at CBS.
19.07.2011 60th Year Anniversary Oration Series on Expansion of University education, Graduate Unemployment and Knowledge Hub in Sri Lanka by Prof. S V D Gamini Samaranayake, Chairman, University Grants Commission on Friday 29th July 2011 at 5.00 p.m. at CBS.
27.04.2011 Lecture on State of the Economy as Reflected in the Central Bank Annual Report 2010 English Medium by Mr. K D Ranasinghe, Director of Economic Research at 5.00 p.m. at CBS
31.01.2011 60th Year Anniversary Oration Series on Asia in the New World Order Implications for a Rising Sri Lanka by Mr. Anoop Singh, Director, Asia Pacific Department, IMF at CBS Rajagiriya on Friday, 28 January 2011 at 5.00 p.m.
25.10.2010 60th Year Anniversary Oration on Financial Crimes, Fraudulent Transactions and Social Justice The Way Forward by Mr. Mohan Peiris, the Attorney General
29.09.2010 60th Anniversary Oration of the CBSL on Economic Management: Lessons from the war by Mr. Gotabaya Rajapaksa, Secretary, Ministry of Defence
27.08.2010 60th Anniversary Oration of the CBSL on Central Bank Government Relationship in the Context of Emerging Economic Environment by Dr. P B Jayasundera
08.07.2010 Public Lecture on After the Crisis by Prof. Peter Sinclair, University of Birmingham, UK on 8 July 2010 at 5.00 p.m. at Centre for Banking Studies, 58, Sri Jayewardenepura Mawatha, Rajagiriya, Sri Lanka
20.05.2010 Public Lecture on Managing Risks in Financial Services Industry by Prof. Satish Shinde, Managing Partner, Risk Management Associates, India at 5.00 p.m. on 20 May 2010 at Centre for Banking Studies, Rajagiriya, Sri Lanka
05.04.2010 Public Lecture on State of the Economy as Reflected in the Central Bank Annual Report 2009 by Mr. K D Ranasinghe, Director, Economic Research Department, Central Bank of Sri Lanka at Centre for Banking Studies, Sri Lanka, on Tuesday, 06 April at 5.00 p.m.
28.08.2009 Financial Stability: A Challenging Task for Central Banks during Financial Turmoil by Dr. Ranee Jayamaha, Advisor to President on Banking
31.07.2009 Are Banks in Sri Lanka Making Too much of Profit by Mr. Nihal Fonseka, GM/CEO, DFFCC Bank
30.06.2009 Regulation, Innovation and Challenges in Microfinance: an International Perspective by Prof. Arun Gopinath, Honorary Senior Fellow, University of Manchaster, UK
28.05.2009 Trade and Financial Integration in Asia: The Role of China and India by Prof. C.P. Chandrasekhar and Prof. Jayati Ghosh, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi
23.04.2009 State of the Economy as Reflected in the Central Bank Annual Report Sinhala Medium by Mr.K.D. Ranasinghe, Addl. Director, Economic Research, Central Bank of SL
08.04.2009 State of the Economy as Reflected in the Central Bank Annual Report by Dr.P. Nandalal Weerasinghe, Director, Economic Research, Central Bank of SL
26.03.2009 Opportunities and Challenges for Stock Market of Sri Lanka under the current Financial Turmoil by Mr.Channa de Silva, Director Genral, Securities and Exchange Commission of SL
26.02.2009 Disentangling the crises A Review of the Global Response by Dr. H.N. Thenuwara, Asistant Governor, Central Bank
15.01.2009 "Foreign Exchange Liberalization: Perceptions, Realities and Way Forward"
by P. Samarasiri, Assistant Governor, Central Bank of Sri Lanka
27.11.2008 "Human Capital Development and Resource Allocation"
Mr. C P A Karunathilake, Superintendent of Currency, Central Bank of Sri Lanka,Colombo.
03.11.2008 The Essence of Strategy: Beyond Economics
by Dr. Uditha Liyanage Director, Postgraduate Institute of Management (PIM) University of Sri Jayewardenepura
28.08.2008 John Exter Memorial Oration on "Central Banking in Turbulent Times: Challenges for Central Bankers"
By Mr. W A Wijewardena, Deputy Governor, Central Bank of Sri Lanka
23.07.2008 "The Pursuit of Monetary and Financial Stability in Emerging Market Economies"
By Dr. Bandid Nijathaworn Deputy Governor, Bank of Thailand
03.04.2008 "State of the Economy as Reflected in the Central Bank Annual Report"
Dr. P Nandalal Weerasighe, Director, Economic Research, Central Bank of Sri Lanka
28.02.2008 "Inclusive Growth - The Role of Banks in Emerging Economies"
by Mrs. Usha Thorat, Deputy Governor, Reserve Bank of India
06.12.2007 "Economic and Financial Policies for Emerging Countries"
By Dr. Anoop Singh, Director, Western Hemisphere Department, IMF
04.10.2007 "Global and regional developments in banking and financial Services industry and challenges and opportunities"
By Dr. K.Ramakrishnan, Chairman & Managing Director, Andhra Bank, India
20.08.2007 "Foreign Capital and Economic Growth"
Prof. Raghuram G. Rajan, University of Chicago, USA
21.06.2007 "Changing Role of The Financial Regulator - Proactive Approach"
Dr Ranee Jayamaha,Deputy Governor, Central Bank of Sri Lanka
25.05.2007 "What do we really mean by Monetary & Financial Stability"
Prof. Peter Sinclair,University of Bermingham
05.04.2007 Economic Developments in 2006, Policies and Outlook as reflected in the Central Bank Annual Report 2006
Dr. P .Nandalal Weerasinghe, Director of Economic Research, Central Bank of Sri Lanka
22.03.2007 Tertiary Education Opportunities in Sri Lanka,
Vidya Jyothi Professor (Eng.) Dayantha S Wijeyesekera, University of Moratuwa
15.02.2007 Globalisation and its Policy Implications,
Prof. Neil Dias Karunaratne, School of Economics, University of Queensland
25.01.2007 Sri Lanka Stock Market: Today and Future,
Mr. Channa de Silva, Director General,
Securities and Exchange Commission of Sri Lanka
14.12.2006 Evolving Role of the World Bank for Countries like Sri Lanka (25th Anniversary Lecture of CBS),
Ms. Naoko Ishii, Country Director, World Bank Office, Colombo
23.11.2006 Electricity Sector Developments in Sri Lanka: The Way Forward,
Professor Priyantha Wijayatunge, Director General,
Public Utilities Board of Sri Lanka
19.10.2006 Future Chalenges for Sri Lankan Labour Market,
Mr. C P A Karunatilake, Deputy Director, Statistics Department,
Central Bank of Sri Lanka
24.08.2006 Central Banking Evolution and the Future Course for Central Banking (56th Anniversary Lecture of CBSL),
Dr.(Mrs) Nalini Jayepalan, USA
27.07.2006 Trade, Markets and Economic Growth,
Prof. Harry Flam, Institute of International Economic Studies,
Stockholm University, Sweden
29.06.2006 Unleashing Sri Lanka s Potential,
Dr. Shantayanan Devarajan, Chief Economist, South Asia Regional Office,
The World Bank, USA
01.06.2006 CBSL Annual Report 2005 - State of the Economy as Reflected in the Central Bank Annual Report 2005 (In Sinhala),
Mr. K D Ranasinghe, Deputy Director, Economic Research Dept.,
Central Bank of Sri Lanka
05.05.2006 CBSL Annual Report 2005 - State of the Economy as Reflected in the Central Bank Annual Report 2005 (Republic Commemoration Lecture),
Dr. H N Thenuwara, Director, Economic Research Dept.,
Central Bank of Sri Lanka
28.03.2006 Financial Reforms and Financial Crises- The Swedish Experience,
Dr. Lars Nyberg, Deputy Governor, RiksBank, Sweden
09.01.2006 Challenges in Achieving and Maintaining Price Stability in Developing Countries,
Dr. Narendra Jadhav, Principal Adviser and Chief Economist,
Department of Economic Analysis & Policy, Reserve Bank of India

 

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